China has placed a ban on celebrities flaunting their wealth or extravagant pleasure on social media.
The Cyberspace Administration of China announced it on Tuesday as Chinese government continues crackdown on the entertainment industry and fandom.
According to China’s internet-regulation agency;
Both celebrity and fan-club accounts must follow public order and good customs, adhere to correct public opinion orientation and value orientation, promote socialist core values, and maintain a healthy style and taste
The announcement follows the Chinese Communist Party’s crackdown on the country’s growing entertainment industry as officials push back against celebrity scandals and online fan groups it says cause social disorder.
Tuesday’s notice also prohibits celebrities from spreading rumors, publishing false or private information, provoking fan groups to verbally attack each other, and encouraging fans to partake in illegal fundraising or irrational investment.